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Pleasantville VFW will host a children’s Christmas party Dec. 14 from noon to 2 p.m. The party will include food, festivities and a visit from Santa. The party is open to the public. Call 733-3018 or sign-up at the club! Sign up by Dec. 12.

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Benefit to help Lisa Wilson-Easter as she battles leukemia will be held Dec. 15. Throwing For a Cause will host a turkey dinner for the Easter family at the Schellsburg VFW Post 4440. Doors will open at 1 p.m., and the meal will be served from 2 p.m. until sold out. Cost will be $10. There a…

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Schellsburg & Old Log Church Historical Society will sponsor a tree decorating at 2 p.m. Dec. 1 behind the Zone, along Route 96 north. There will be refreshments, and Santa will be present to hear the children’s requests. Along with the tree decorating, there will be a snowman decorating…

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South Central Blind Association is selling fruit baskets in two sizes. A large basket will contain three grapefruits, four oranges, five red delicious apples, five golden delicious apples and two bananas, for $15 each, while small baskets will contain one grapefruit, two oranges, four red de…

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Tack and Christmas auction to benefit Camp Can Due It will be held Nov. 9 at the Bedford County Fairgrounds 4-H Building. There will be horse tack, saddles, blankets and Christmas gift items. There also will be a concession stand.

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H&BT Advisory Committee will meet Nov. 21 at 7 p.m. at the Broad Top Township Complex in Defiance. The group will discuss completion of northern trail development from Riddlesburg to Red Cut. For directions, call 928-5253.

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Chestnut Ridge Bow and Gun Club will host a Pennsylvania Game Commission basic hunter and trapper education course on Nov. 10 at the club. Preregister online at www.pgc.state.pa.us. There will be no “in person” registration. The class is limited to 50 students. Students are required to compl…

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Bedford High School Class of 1961 ladies will meet at 11:30 a.m. Nov. 6 at Hoss’s.

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Annual picnic and hike fundraiser will be hosted by the Southampton Historical Society Oct. 20. A covered dish lunch will be served at Sweet Root Park in Chaneysville at 1 p.m. David and Jeanne Zaladonis will be re-enacting what life would have been like during the French and Indian War era.…

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Bedford County Chapter of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association will meet at Hoss’s Restaurant near the Bedford Turnpike Interchange on Oct. 9 at 11:30 a.m. The guest speaker will be a representative from Blue Cross and Blue Shield insurance. Current and retired feder…

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Everett Alumni Association will meet at Ed’s Steak House Restaurant in Bedford on Oct. 15 at 6 p.m. for the Annual Awards and Recognition Banquet. Meal choices include broiled haddock and roast turkey. Cost per person is $20, which includes tax and gratuity. Reservations with meal choice are…

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Bedford High School Class of 1961 ladies will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Oct. 2 at the Bedford Diner.

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Democrats of Bedford County will meet Sept. 24 at the American Legion, 3721 Business 220, Bedford. A social hour will begin at 6 p.m., with a light supper provided. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. The group meets the last Tuesday of each month, except December. For more information go to ww…

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Bedford County Visitors Bureau is sponsoring a photo contest, open to all photographers. It will cover four categories: history, landscapes, festivals and events and Bedford County small towns. Cash prizes will be awarded for the top three spots in each category. Images should be taken in Be…

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Bedford County Visitors Bureau is sponsoring a photo contest, open to all photographers. It will cover four categories: history, landscapes, festivals and events and Bedford County small towns. Cash prizes will be awarded for the top three spots in each category. Images should be taken in Be…

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Bedford High School Class of 1960 will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Sept. 10 at Homewood at Spring House Estates. For reservations, call 623-8019.

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A wheeled tote basket course will be taught at the next Bedford Basketweavers class, Sept. 14 at 9:30 a.m. at the Tatesville Methodist Church.

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Schellsburg Lions Club is selling heavy duty brooms as a fundraiser. The cost is $14 each. Contact a club member if interested in purchasing a broom to help support the Lions Club in its efforts to support community needs locally. Anyone who does not know a club member may call 814-285-0491 …

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In late June, 12 4-H members from Bedford County attended 4-H Camp Kanesatake in Spruce Creek. Pennsylvania 4-H has a long tradition of holding residential camping programs across the state during the summer months.

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Community picnic fundraiser and country cruise-in will be hosted by the Southampton Historical Society at 1 p.m. Aug. 10 at Sweet Root Park in Chaneysville. Bring motorized vehicles. Food, drink and place settings will be provided. There will be games and door prizes. Monetary donations will…

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Bedford County Historical Society is seeking local residents who attended school in the 1950s and 1960s. Allyson Ritchey from Northern Bedford County High School will be conducting interviews for her senior project to find out what life in Bedford County was like in the 1950s and 1960s. If i…

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Bedford High School Class of 1961 ladies’ picnic location has changed from Snake Spring Recreation Park to Mary’s house. The picnic will be held at 11:30 a.m. Aug. 7. For more information, call 623-6386.

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Bedford High School Class of 1950 will meet at 11:30 a.m. Aug. 19 for lunch at Spring House Estates. Call 276-3795 by Aug. 12 if planning to attend.

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Democrats of Bedford County meet July 30 at the American Legion, 3721 Business 220, Bedford. A social hour begins at 6 p.m., with a supper provided. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. The group meets the last Tuesday of each month, except December. For more information, visit www.bedfordcounty…

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Backpack drive will be hosted by the Hyndman Area Health Center, 144 Fifth Ave., from 3 to 5 p.m. Aug. 2 on a first-come, first served basis. A child must be present in order to receive a backpack. All backpacks will be filled with school supplies and nonperishable food items. There will be …

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Dice run, “Ride for Hope,” will be hosted by the HonorBound Motorcycle group July 6. The run will begin at 1092 Lighthouse Road, Breezewood. Cost is $10 per person. Registration will begin at 1 p.m., and the run will start at 2 p.m. There will be a silent auction, and high and low roll prize…

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Everett American Legion will celebrate Flag Day, June 14, at the Legion Home, located beside Morral’s Farm Supply along Fourth Avenue, Everett, at 6 p.m. The Boy Scouts and Civil Air Patrol will participate in the ceremony. Anyone who has unserviceable flags they would want disposed of prope…

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Crafter’s Dream indoor liquidation sale to benefit Bedford County Regional Education Foundation projects will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 7 and June 8 at the Bedford County Campus of Allegany College of Maryland, 18 N. River Lane, Everett. Proceeds from the huge two-day sale will help…

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Bedford County Chapter of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association (NARFE) will meet at Hoss’s Restaurant, near the Bedford turnpike interchange, on June 12 at 11:30 am. Current and retired federal employees and their spouses are invited to attend. For information, call …

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Junior Fair Board will host a car wash at the Bedford County Fairgrounds, Bedford, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 15. For more information, call 839-4143.

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Bedford High School Class of 1961 ladies will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. June 5 at Horn O Plenty.

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Bedford Business and Professional Women’s Club meet on May 14 at the Bedford Elks Club. Networking begins at 6 p.m., and the meal is at 6:30 p.m. Speaker for this month is Erin Jay from Whipped Bakery. A business meeting will follow. Cost of meal is $12. Meal reservation must be made by noon…

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Hopewell Area Senior Center activities for May include Young at Heart Games through May 17; food demonstration, La Vonne Lohr, 10:30 a.m., birthday party, board meeting, May 8; tea time, 10 a.m., Home Nursing Agency blood pressure, 11 a.m., onion day (bag onions), May 14; hoagie day, helpers…

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Bedford High School Class of 1961 ladies will meet for a luncheon at 11:30 a.m. May 1 at Main Street Cafe in Everett.

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Bedford County Humane Society will host the annual Furrie Scurry walk May 19 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Dr. William R. Newman Adoption Center, 182 Bohn Road, Bedford. Donation is $15 per walker. Dogs must be leashed. Prizes will be awarded for individual and team fundraising. Refreshments will …

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Bulky waste drop-off day will be May 4 for the following municipalities: King, East St. Clair, Lincoln and Kimmel townships and St. Clairsville Borough from 8 a.m. to noon. Take items to the King Township building behind Imler Area fire hall. No paints or chemicals will be accepted. Tires wi…

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Bedford County Veterans Association will meet at 7 p.m. April 8 at the Bedford American Legion. All county veterans are welcome to attend. Topics of discussion will include current items of interest to veterans and the annual Veterans Day Parade. The location of the parade will be discussed …

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Homemade ham potpie dinner to benefit the Tina Poland family will be held March 31 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. or until the food is gone. The fundraiser will include live and Chinese auction items. Tina lost her battle with colon cancer in February. Medical bills and funeral expenses still need t…

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Bedford High School Class of 1961 ladies will meet at 11:30 a.m. April 3 at the Landmark Restaurant, Bedford.

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Annual Pavia School Reunion will be held April 6, starting at noon, at the Pavia Activity Building. All students who went to the school at any time are invited to attend. Bring a covered dish and memories to share.

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Junior Fair Board will hold a Hoss’s Community Day Fundraiser March 24. Proceeds will help the board fund community events and activities throughout the year, including the events at the Fair. Participants should tell their servers they are ordering for Group 117254. For more information, ca…

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Bedford Senior Center upcoming activities include exercise at 9 a.m. and bingo at 10 a.m. March 1; exercise at 9 a.m., bingo at 10 a.m. and mahjong at 1 p.m. March 4; chair dancing exercise at 9 a.m. and presentation by Triple Home Health at 10:30 a.m. March 5; make Easter cards at 9:30 a.m.…

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Annual Lenten fish dinners will be served by the Knights of Columbus and the St. Thomas Ladies Guild at St. Thomas Hall, 129 W. Penn St., Bedford, from 4 to 7 p.m. on Fridays, beginning March 8. The menu will include deep fried Yuengling beer battered haddock, haluski, pierogis, stewed tomat…

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Woodland Owners of the Southern Alleghenies will host a conference for landowners, foresters, loggers and anyone who enjoys being in the woods on March 2 at the American Legion, 3721 US 220 Business, Bedford. The conference, “Clean Water Grows on Trees,” is $10 for WOSA members and $15 for n…

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Everett Senior Center has announced its upcoming events, including craft class at 12:30 p.m. Feb. 1; Silver Sneakers at 10 a.m. and bingo at 12:30 p.m. Feb. 4; RAM performance at 10:30 a.m. Feb. 5; presentation on hearing loss and technology at 10 a.m. with refreshments, Silver Sneakers at 1…

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Sweethearts Dance to benefit motorcycle charities will be held Feb. 9 at the downstairs ballroom of the Bedford American Legion. Doors open at 8 p.m., and music will be provided by Start 69 from 9 p.m. to midnight. Cost of admission will be $5.

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Everett Alumni Association will meet at Kelly’s Restaurant on Jan. 15 at 5:30 p.m. to eat and about 6:15 to discuss business. All alumni are welcome.